God is its fear, a city in the tribe of Dan. It was a city of refuge and a Levitical city (Josh. 21:23). It has been identified with Beit-Likia, north-east of latrum.
In the neighbourhood of eltekeh (Altaku), the battle was drawn out against me; they encouraged their warriors to the contest.
In sight of the town of eltekeh was their order of battle drawn up; they called their troops (to the battle).
His victories of eltekeh and Khaluli seem to leave been among the most important battles that Assyria ever gained.
He defeated them in the neighbourhood, at eltekeh, returned to Ekron, and completed its siege.
I approached and captured the towns of eltekeh and Timnath, and I carried away their spoil.